ISSN 2398-2950      

Penile entrapment

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Introduction

  • Male cats can experience entrapment of the penis outside of the prepuce during detumescence, a form of paraphimosis.

Pathogenesis

Etiology

  • Physical entrapment of the tip of the penis secondary to interference with detumescence by hair at the preputial orifice and inward rolling of the preputial skin.

Predisposing factors

General

  • Longer hair coat predisposes individual to inward rolling of the prepuce during detumescence and entrapment of the distal tip of the penis in a hair and skin fold.

Diagnosis

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